heronsewe

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French haironcel, diminuitive of heiron.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɛːrunsɛu̯/, /ˈhɛːr(ə)nsɛu̯/, /ˈhɛi̯runsɛu̯/, /hɛi̯ˈruːnsɛu̯/

Noun[edit]

heronsewe (plural heronsewes)

  1. The young of the grey heron (Ardea cinerea)
  2. The meat of a heron used as food.

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